[lldp-devel] [PATCH] evb lower case comparision for EVB protocol parameters

John Fastabend john.fastabend at gmail.com
Tue Mar 5 07:55:18 UTC 2013

On 03/04/2013 06:55 AM, Thomas Richter wrote:
> The lldpad configuration file may store IEEE 802.1 Qbg parameters
> (such as fmode and capabilities) in upper case letters.
> When reading the confuration file the values a compared
> against lower case strings and do not match.
> The patch reads the configuration file values and converts
> them to lowercase before the comparison.
> Signed-off-by: Thomas Richter <tmricht at linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> ---

Would it be more convenient to use case case insensitive
operations strcasestr for example? Also why don't we just
write the strings in the case we expect them in?

John Fastabend         Intel Corporation

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